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Latest University of Strathclyde Stories

2014-02-03 12:32:11

First Production Scale Semiconductor Disc Laser and First Ever Tunable Raman Laser both using High Purity Single Crystal Chemical Vapor Deposition Diamond SAN FRANCISCO, Feb.

2014-01-31 12:27:51

-- University Cites Synthetic Diamond's Unique and Exceptional Properties as Vital to Enabling Achievements in Solid-State Laser Engineering -- SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan.

2013-08-13 12:00:18

A survey, run by Strathclyde academics on behalf of the Scottish Beekeepers' Association, indicated 31.3 per cent of managed honey bee colonies in Scotland failed to survive last winter – almost double the previous year's loss rate of 15.9 per cent.

Smoke Alarms Do Not Always Wake Children Up
2013-06-28 05:00:34

Standard-issue smoke detectors might not be enough to keep your children safe during a fire, as new research is casting doubts on their ability to wake up youngsters during an emergency.

Device For Portable, Ultra-precise Clocks And Quantum Sensors Developed By Scientists
2013-05-09 10:59:35

In a joint project between the Universities of Strathclyde and Glasgow, Imperial College London and the National Physical Laboratory, researchers have developed a portable way to produce ultracold atoms for quantum technology and quantum information processing.

World's Most Extreme Hearing Animal Discovered By Researchers
2013-05-08 14:45:58

Researchers at the University of Strathclyde have discovered that the greater wax moth is capable of sensing sound frequencies of up to 300kHz – the highest recorded frequency sensitivity of any animal in the natural world.

University Of Strathclyde Takes The Lead In Space Research
2012-10-04 11:40:44

Academics at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow are set to investigate the removal of space debris and deflection of asteroids – leading the first research-based training network of its kind in the world.

2012-08-23 01:00:30

A compound found in green tea could be a weapon in treatments for tackling cancer.

2012-08-21 23:29:07

A pioneering surgical blood salvage technology developed at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, is set to transform the way major surgery is carried out by reducing blood loss in patients.


Word of the Day
ponerology
  • An interdisciplinary study of social injustice.
The word 'ponerology' was coined by Andrzej Łobaczewski, a Polish psychiatrist. It comes from a Greek word meaning "evil".